The Collection—What?

The Collection—What?

I grew up in a Southern Baptist church. We went to Sunday school and attended worship regularly. I have clear childhood memories of those services. The people were kind and my Bible class teachers were morally upright. Though I can’t recall a lot of what the preachers...
Thermostat Issues in the Church

Thermostat Issues in the Church

No, I’m not talking about fussing over the temperature in church buildings. That subject is a bit too controversial. The matter I am addressing would be just as laughable if it were not for the fact that many take it seriously. People are pushing this agenda so much...
Diluted Christianity

Diluted Christianity

“There is no new thing under the sun.” Ecclesiastes 1:9 “And also all that generation were gathered unto their fathers: and there arose another generation after them, which knew not the Lord, nor yet the works that he had done for Israel. And the children of Israel...
Gender, Culture and Scripture

Gender, Culture and Scripture

It’s time to preach the truth in love.   The Harsh Reality Here is the harsh reality — members of the Lord’s church of Christ are confused. It is no longer uncommon to see the wife functioning as the head of the household. And increasingly more debated is the role of...
No Young People at Church?

No Young People at Church?

“It’s sad because they have no young people at that congregation.” How many times have you heard or made that comment? It’s understandable. When you see a church or you are in a church of mostly older people, you fear for its future. In some cases the older members...